Posted on April 18, 2017 ยท Posted in IMA

IMA alumna Tennessee Watson’s series Silent Evidence is a finalist for the 76th Annual Peabody Awards in the Radio/Podcast category. Congratulations!

About The Heart: Silent Evidence Series – The Heart:
A journalist and documentarian grapples with being sexually abused and chooses to break her silence.

About the awards:
“The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors have selected 60 finalists that represent the most compelling and empowering stories released in electronic media during 2016. As part of a new distinction introduced last year, jurors chose 60 finalists out of 1,200 entries from television, radio and the web. The Peabody Awards are based at the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia.

Over the next several weeks, the winning Peabody 30 programs will be revealed in a succession of announcements by category: Individual/Institutional on April 12; Documentary on April 18; Entertainment on April 20; and News/Radio/Public Service/Web/Education programming on April 25.”